CBSE has decided to issue to a single and combined certificate for class 10 students from the year 2019 onwards. This certificate will include the passing out certificate and the marksheet for class 10 board exam. The decision in regard to this matter was taken by the examination committee of CBSE board and was given approval by the governing body recently. A senior board official said, "A single certificate at secondary level examination combining the language of the marksheet and certificate shall be issued for class 10 examination with effect from 2019," In addition, the officials added, "The document shall be treated as a certificate and candidates shall have to fulfill requirements as notified by the board for obtaining a duplicate one."However, class 12 students of CBSE board will get separate documents for passing out certificate and marksheet.
In case, a student has appeared for improvement exam, he or she will not get a separate passing out a certificate for that respective subject but only a separate marksheet, the officials said. In the meantime, the Central Board of Secondary Education has decided that from 2020 academic session, three chances will be given to compartment candidates to appear for the exam whereas failed candidates will be allowed to appear for the exam next year wherein the practical marks will be carry forwarded. The board officials said, "The affiliation bye-laws have been amended to incorporate the changes”.
Meanwhile, the CBSE Class 10th board exam has already started and will end on 29th March 2019. The results shall be declared tentatively in the third week of May.